Technical Support Engineer

Our Deck Machinery and Motion Control division owns, develops, and delivers world class handling solutions, with focus on system solutions and integration driving increased efficiency in our customers' operations. The division is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations and project delivery for all Kongsberg Maritime’s winches and handling solutions.

A technical support engineer position is now open, in this role, you will use your knowledge on our deck handling equipment and operations to contribute to support the handling systems on sailing fleet. Our team is responsible for supporting our vast range of handling equipment within the segment’s anchor handling, tug supply, fisheries, and E&P.


Key accountabilities

  • Technical support for vessels operating within our deck machinery portfolio.
  • Support service engineers with technical advice during service and commissioning.
  • Participate and contribute to technical brief and debrief on commissioning and service jobs.
  • Spares identification and support.
  • Advise on, control, and facilitate product documentation.
  • Support our sales organisation with technical solutions for customers.
  • On the longer view, participate in: Out-of-office-hours support team 1-week duty.


Qualifications and experience

  • Experience from relevant industry is beneficial. Marine and maritime industries are of relevance, as well as other industries creating complex technical solutions consisting of mechanical, electronics/HW, and software development.
  • Knowledge of deck handling equipment and maritime operations.
  • Strong and relevant technical knowledge within electrical systems.
  • Practical experience from service is an advantage.
  • Fluent in both spoken and written English and Norwegian.
  • This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority, clearance through Civil Aviation Authority or a background check.


You are able to

  • Co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information, and support others in the pursuit of team goals.
  • Analyze complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments.
  • Act on own initiative, identify potential risks and follow up cases.
  • Adhere to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination.
  • Adapt changes in the way we work.


What we can offer you

  • Competitive salary, good pension, and insurance scheme benefit packages with development opportunities in an international environment.
  • Professional and highly motivated colleagues.
  • Flexible work hours and a wide variety of social benefits.
  • An inspiring and safe work-environment and the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.


Work location


Point of contact
Arild Walderhaug, +4791333984


Kongsberg Maritime is a technology pioneer, enabling a more sustainable future for our oceans. Our zero-emission integrated technologies advance the maritime industry and solve our customers' toughest problems. With unmatched competence, domain knowledge, innovation, and market reach, we are the trusted maritime partner. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales, and service facilities in 35 countries.

Our Global Customer Support division is responsible for Kongsberg Maritimes services, upgrades, and support in the aftermarket. Our 3000 employees are present in 35 different countries around the world. During the operational lifetime of more than 30.000 installations, we ensure cost-efficient delivery of services, upgrades, and spare parts in order to secure availability and predictability to our customers.

KONGSBERG is a leading global technology group. Throughout our proud two-hundred-year history, we have continuously advanced, applying innovative solutions to the needs of our customers, partners, and society at large. We believe diversity is our strength. By fostering an inclusive and diverse culture we nurture and ensure space for different perspectives and ideas. We are determined in our work to mature and improve our ability to utilize our diversity and culture of differences to create positive business results.


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